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Raphael Charles "Red" Parris
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1916
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 23, 1997
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Candler---Raphael Charles "Red" Parris, 81, of 41 Hartshorn Drive, died Thursday Oct 23 1997, at Memorial Mission Hospital after an extended illness.
A Native and lifelong resident of Buncombe County. He retired from Harry's Cadillac with 32 years of service as a body and fender man. He was a World War 11 veteran having served with the 1906th Engineers Aviation Battallon. He was the son of the late William Marion and Jessie Dollie Ammons Parris.
Surviving are his wife, Lillian Cornelia Ball Parris of the home, daughter Nancy Ball Gentry of Balsam and Drenda Parris Ingram of Austin, Texas; son Jerry Wayne Ball of Fletcher.brothers, Paul Franklin Parris, of Asheville, William Marion Parris, Jr. and Rex Parris , both of Alexander; five grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with the Rev. Bill Higgins officiating.
Pallbeares will be Carroll Gentry,Jr. Roger Gentry, Jeffrey Ball, Leroy Oliphant, Eugene Brisco and Tim Brooks.
The Family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. at Anders Rice Funeral Home , and at other times will be at the home. 
Family links: 
  William Parris (1891 - 1971)
  Jessie Dolly Ammons Parris (1893 - 1966)
  Maude Thompson Parris (1918 - 1967)
  Paul Franklin Parris (1911 - 1999)*
  Eva Parris Ersek (1914 - 1994)*
  Raphael Charles Parris (1916 - 1997)
  Hugh Porter Parris (1920 - 1972)*
  Etta Marie Parris (1922 - 1923)*
  William "Junior" Parris (1924 - 2003)*
  Katie M. Parris Champlin (1927 - 1989)*
  Van Parris (1929 - 1931)*
  Conley Parris (1931 - 1992)*
  Conley "London" Parris (1931 - 1992)*
  Jerry Rex Parris (1935 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: Jean Sherlin
Originally Created by: James Archer
Record added: Jul 04, 2010
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Raphael Charles Red Parris
Added by: James Archer
Raphael Charles Red Parris
Added by: James Archer
Raphael Charles Red Parris
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Parris Family
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